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Saint Mary’s donates protective equipment to Winona Health

April 2, 2020

News Undergrad Student Information

To help protect frontline Winona Health employees who are treating patients during the COVID-19 outbreak, Saint Mary’s University has donated a supply of much needed personal protective equipment (PPE).

On April 2, Saint Mary’s donated the following supplies from its Winona Campus to Winona Health:

  • 24,750 pairs of gloves
  • 7,000 disposable aprons
  • 12 complete surgical suits
  • 24 safety glasses
  • 1 safety shield
  • 40 respirator masks
  • 220 surgical masks

The equipment was donated from Saint Mary’s Wellness Center, Maintenance Department, and Biology and Chemistry Departments. Saint Mary’s applauds and supports all Winona community healthcare workers in their heroic fight against this pandemic.

Special thanks to Deb Martin, Jaime Mueller, Christina Nitti, and Jim Bedtke for inventorying and gathering the materials for donation.